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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 61508
Last updated: 16 September 2021
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Type:Silhouette image of generic UH12 model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hiller UH-12E
Owner/operator:Mountain Helicopters Ltd
Registration: ZK-HFL
MSN: 2036
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Taupo Airport -   New Zealand
Phase: Unknown
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Crashed at Taupo Airport after tail rotor struck the ground. Registration cancelled 17 Jan 1978.
Pilot Joseph Keeley.

Aviation Historical Society of New Zealand: Register Review No 6, 1978.

Revision history:

22-May-2009 12:58 XLerate Added
16-May-2018 05:36 Ron Averes Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Source, Damage, Narrative]

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